Mt. Vernon Elementary Kindergarten student Conner Ford recently finished third in the U.S. Kids Golf Association South Regional Championship held in Jekyll Island, GA. Conner competed in the 6-year-old division and shot a 33 and 35 for a 4 under par in the 2 day event. As a result, he qualifies for the World Championship in August at Pinehurst, NC. The World Championship is a 3 day event where he will compete against the best golfers from 51 countries.